How do you pronounce peony or peony?

What does the word peonies mean?

The peony is significant both historically and mythologically, and thus is tied to many different meanings and symbols. Common peony meanings include romance, prosperity, good fortune, a happy marriage, riches, honor, and compassion — but peonies can also mean bashfulness. There are two common myths about the peony.

How do you say Peony in Cantonese?

芍 (coek3 zoek3 | shao2 ) : peony – CantoDict.

How do you pronounce the last name Nguyen?

Southern Vietnamese tend to clip some of their sounds, so Nguyen would be pronounced something like “Win” or “Wen.” Northern Vietnamese would keep it, giving a pronunciation more like “N’Win” or “Nuh’Win,” all done as best you can in one syllable.